EBBA ID: 36002

 
The GOOD-FELLOW'S Resolution: OR, / The Bad Husbands Return from his Folly, / Being a Caveat for all Spend-Thrifts to beware of the Main Chance. / Here in this Ballad you may see, / The vain-ness of bad Husbandry: / Good Advice here is to be found, / The which may save you many a Pound.
Date Published 1680-1682 ?
Author Thomas Lanfiere
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Imprint Printed for F. Coles, T. Vere, J. Wright, J. Clarke, / W. Thackeray, and T. Passinger.
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Collection Beinecke Library - Michell-Jolliffe
Location Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Shelfmark 2000 Folio 6 248
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      Part 1
    Title The GOOD-FELLOW'S Resolution: OR, / The Bad Husbands Return from his Folly, / Being a Caveat for all Spend-Thrifts to beware of the Main Chance. / Here in this Ballad you may see, / The vain-ness of bad Husbandry: / Good Advice here is to be found, / The which may save you many a Pound.
    Tune Imprint To the Tune of, The Plow-Mans Honour made known.
    First Lines I Have been a bad Husband this full fifteen year, / And have spent many pounds in good Ale, & strong beer
    Refrain For now I will lay up my Money in store, / And I never will play the bad Husband no more. [with variation]
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